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Sensory play is great for development of children at all ages and something that babies will lov...
This is a simple sensory activity to keep under 5s occupied
This salt tray is an easy and cheap activity to set up and a fun way to introduce young kids to ...
DIY Finger Paint
Finger painting is a great way to get creative and get messy, two things that kids generally love
Tiny Tot Finger Painting
Tiny tots painting is all about the experience and less about the end result
Open Ended Play in the Sandbox
I recently finished a bigger sandbox in our backyard for my kids
Flower Petal Cloud Dough
If you haven't tried making cloud dough before you must have a go
Kids just love the concept of aliens flying around in flying saucers and visiting from outer space
Icy Ghost Cubes
Ice cubes are great for sensory play and these little ghosts with their funny eyes are lots of fun
Glitter Play Dough Recipe
This sparkly play dough is cheap and fun to make as well as play with
Minimal Mess Finger Painting
Children are never to young to start painting and it doesn't have to be messy! If you use w...
Top 10 Messy Play Activities
Messy play activities - you either love them or hate them! Many parents prefer to leave the messy ac...
Goop In The Bath Tub
Goop is a cheap and easy sensory activity
Balloon Dip Dab
My son gets really excited when we try new painting techniques
Cling Film Squish Painting
If you like the idea of messy play but can't quite bring yourself to deal with the mess, then this i...
It's easy and cheap to create this sensory experience for pre school children and you'll be surp...
Rainbow Pasta for Squirmy Sensory Play
Perfect for sensory play - or if you are really game - tempting fussy eaters
Honey, You Baked!
Sensory Play Dough Squish for Babies
Play dough is great fun for getting creative and making models but under 1s tend to put everything i...
Colourful Crystals Colour Mixing
This colourful sensory activity will appeal to anyone who likes messing, mixing and making potio...
Messy Rainbow Foam
Have fun creating and playing with some colourful rainbow foamy bubbles
Sensory bottles are a cheap and easy toy you can make that babies will love
Creativity and learning about the world around you isn't just for toddlers
Shivery Glittery Cloud Dough
Cloud dough is usually made with flour and baby oil
Shaving Cream Play
A messy, relaxing and sensory experience that all ages will enjoy
Messy Foam Doodle Boards
Have some messy sensory fun with these shaving foam doodle boards
Making and playing with rainbow rice is a fun sensory play activity for Under 5s
Using up mums old make-up is a messy way to practice fine motor skills, co-ordination and explore se...
Find-it Rice Bottle
Hide small objects in a bottle for little ones to find
First, a word of warning, this is an OUTDOOR activity
Bubble Wrap Printing
I'm always looking for interesting techniques and textures for my toddler to experiment with whe...
5 to 10s
Fine Motor Skills
Under The Sea
Up In The Air
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